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What's New

Home and Community-Based Services Compliance Activities Funding (2018/2019) (11/01/18)
The Department of Developmental Services announces information regarding compliance activities funding for Fiscal Year 2018/2019.

PUBLIC NOTICE – 1915(c) Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Waiver Amendment (10/31/18)
The purpose of this amendment is to reflect a rate increase to Home Health Aide and Skilled Nursing Services to align them with increases to Medi-Cal, as authorized by the 2018 Budget Act.

Fiscal Year 2018/19 Disparity Fund Program Guidelines for Applicants (10/05/18)
The Department has added the Disparity Funds Program Teleconference Summary and FAQs document.

Consumer & Family Survey (10/04/18)
DDS is conducting a survey of consumers and family members to further inform the rate study.

Self-Determination Program Initial Selection (10/01/18)
The Department is pleased to announce the initial 2,500 participants for the Self-Determination Program have been selected!

Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) (09/20/18)
The Department of Developmental Services is currently reviewing information regarding the new federal requirement that states implement an EVV system for personal care and home health care services.